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Questions tagged [routing]

For questions about routing, the process of selecting to which network path traffic is sent. Consider using a more specific tag if your question is about a routing protocol like BGP or OSPF.

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Do routers change MAC address of packets when forwarding

Lets say host A wants to send a packet to host B through R1(interface 1 then 2) and R2 (interface 3), so my questions is: When the packet is forwarded inside R1 (from interface 1 to interface 2), ...
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I want to ping from pc 192.168.1.2 to pc 192.168.2.2 but i am not able to do so. Can someone tell me my mistake

The network is able to ping from pc 192.168.1.2 to router interface 192.168.3.1.
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Does segment routing protocol steer packets based on best (longest) prefix matching?

In segment routing protocol, we know that the routing process is source steered. I'm struck to know if any best (longest) prefix matching happens to route the data packets? If so any clue about the ...
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How can I create a static route between subnets on sonicwall

I have a SonicWall and two Wifi Access Points (APs) connected to it. The secured WLAN AP is connected to port X0 with subnet 192.168.22.x and has our "Secure" clients, as well as a printer. The guest ...
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Routing Table Eligibility

I have an architecture which is that each remote site has 2 Dialer interfaces dialling into a virtual-template core which authenticates the sessions and applies attributes from a RADIUS server. OSPF ...
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MultiLayer Switch to Ping different Switches and routers under different VLANs [closed]

Hey Guys, So this is basically a small design of a made up university which has 3 campuses( the 3 routers).Each connected to 1 College(Switch) and each college connected to 3 other Schools(switches) ...
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When doing 802.1X port authentication, how does the switch know how reach the authentication server?

So, while I get the supplicant-authenticator-authentication server structure (for the most part), the part that bugs me is the step when the switch starts communicating with the authentication server; ...
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Cisco 2960 not receiving dhcp from the router

I have a problem with Dhcp of some the Vlans. here is how my network is : I have a router ASR1001, which connects 15 switches(2960) as a ring topology. each switch has a subinterface of the router ...
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Routing specific TCP/UDP packets from VLAN's to proxy server

I need to set up a solution which is for routing specific TCP/UDP packets between the devices in two separate VLANs through a proxy server. For eg: all my computers are connected to one VLAN(1) and my ...
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How not to route on a Cisco router

So we have a router, with a switch card interface, 8 ports Say I have 4 VLANs (A,B,C,D) on it, with 2 switch ports in each. Each VLAN (i.e. all ports) can communicate with each other, because ...
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Connecting Layer 2 switchport to layer 3 port

I have a config that I am trying to bring up, and in my mind it should work, but perhaps I am missing something. The idea is that one end of the link is a layer 3 interface on a router. The other end ...
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How to understand the default gateway generally refers to the 0.0.0.0/0 route?

I am reading a document: The default gateway generally refers to the 0.0.0.0/0 route, which is used when there is no clear routing entry to a destination address. How to understand this sentence?
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How to use a remote shell on a machine outside of network

I understand the differences between LAN and WAN addresses. My question is: while outside a network, how do you target a specific machine's address beneath a public IP? Since a public IP for each ...
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To what extent can ISPs control routing in a packet-switched network?

As an application developer my entire understanding of networks was a high level 'acceptance' of http request/response pairs along with some DNS addressing. Somewhere in the back of my mind I ...
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R2 and R3 cannot ping each other

below is a capture of the configuration. R1 can ping the other two routers but R2 and R3 can't ping each other. Any idea what my issue could be? Screen Shot 2018-09-03 at 2.57.00 PM.png Router2#sh ...
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Strange BGP routing issue between two public routers. Not able to see subnets

Having a strange issue can't seem to figure out what's happening. I got 2 routers running BGP. Router A is advertising 23.128.128.0/24 subnet and Router B is advertising 23.128.129.0/24. Routing is ...
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Why does ip routing not take an even remotely direct route?

I ran a traceroute on a url to a server we own in New York. I'm in central Florida. Traceroute showed the request being directed to west Florida and then far south Florida before finally being ...
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Prevent OSPF routes advertised by other routers from entering the routing table?

I have a fairly complicated scenario that I've managed to duplicate with GNS3. Please see the attached image. In this scenario I have four "Branch Offices" each with their own router connected to ...
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Create Accounting for Internet and merge ADSL, is there any way? [closed]

I have 4 Simple Wireless ADSL Modem that 4MB, 8MB, 16MB, 40MB Internet BW. I have one HP Server with 4 Network Ethernet Ports. I have 7 LAN based PC's, 2 Network Printer and some wireless station ...
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EIGRP Routing Issues

I had an issues about EIGRP. But first, here's the topology : I've done EIGRP Routing, but it's kinda strange. PC0 -> PC1 is able to ping, PC3 -> PC2 is able to ping. But, I can't ping PC0 -> PC2, ...
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Connect office to multiple customer VPNs

First time post here so if this is off topic please let me know where to ask this question. A company that provides outsource billing services to multiple client companies using VPNs to each remote ...
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Cannot reach 4th hop, pc as router, static routing

I'm trying to set a PC as a Router and somehow it's not working correctly. I have following setting: CLIENT A 192.168.21.1/28 l l 192.168.21.5/28 ROUTER X 192.168.21.25/28 l l 192.168.21.17/28 CLIENT ...
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Network Ten LTE Hubs Into One Network

I'm working through a tricky situation getting a field office set up out in a very rural area. There are ten 12' x 60' trailers being set up (2-3 metres apart from one another), each with varying ...
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Cisco Router 1800 series doesn't route internet

Working on an issue with a 1800 series Cisco Router. Router get's Internet just fine, can ping Google, Microsoft, etc.. Router is connected to a switch, switch connects 2 workstations running Windows ...
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Add a flow to OVSK for communication

I have created a torus topology in mininet by enabling sflow and connecting to POX controller for topology discovery. Below is the command. sudo mn --custom=sflow-rt/extras/sflow.py --link tc,bw=10 --...
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ASA static routes

I have an Interface (IF1) with 172.16.18.254 255.255.255.0 security Level 0. This one connects to a Firwall where the network 172.16.18.0 255.255.255.0 is located and the gateway to this is 172.16....
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BGP new subnet announcement

I have above scenario where I got public IP subnet got from ISP 74.100.100.0/23 and i have configured eBGP and iBGP as you can see in diagram, I have configured those Public IP in HSRP my LAN side. ...
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What is the different between routing table and forwarding table?

What is the different between a routing table and a forwarding table?
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Routing and Bridging on a Layer 2 or Layer 3 device

The thing that intrigues me is, say I have a router and I configure it’s interface as a Layer 2 and have 2 Vlans on the same router. So if I want to transfer the data from one Vlan(say VLAN-10) to ...
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how to do inter vlan for same subnet

I configure two same subnet network(ip:192.168.0.2 & ip:192.168.0.3) into VLAN...so they wont communicating with each other...but now i want them to communicate with each other... For that i ...
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Help with this acl

This is what i am trying to do Deny the network that host 200.200.200.10 is on, telnet access to R3 Permit host 200.200.200.10 to telnet to R3 Deny host 200.200.200.10 all access to host 204.10 on ...
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How do routers intercept packets?

I'm trying to learn about iptables and port forwarding and I'm running into a very simple hurdle. If my understanding is correct, this concept applies when there is a local area network, a router, and ...
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ISP lab GNS3 - BGP route exchange

I'm trying to develop an understanding of the WAN/ISPs. Eventually I'll build up to MPLS, but for now I'm trying to lab up a notional, basic ISP: R1, R2, and R4 are PE routers. They've successfully ...
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Route traffic through Debian server [closed]

I am developing software where I have a Listener and multiple Clients which connect to this listener. During development I hard code the Listener IP address which all Clients connect to, however this ...
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How should I connect two sites through the internet? [closed]

I have two sites which are 3km away from each other, both sites have internet access from the same ISP. I would like both sites to have access to each other throught the internet routers (TP-Link TD-...
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How ARIN IP Address is used in APNIC Region? [closed]

Amazon AWS provides the following JSON (Source) which has list of IP Address ranges used by AWS. { "ip_prefix": "54.179.0.0/16", "region": "ap-southeast-1", "service": "EC2" ...
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routing between vlans not working

I need to put a Cisco router behind an ISP router. (The ISP doesn't allow us to use their modem only.) I've called the ISP technical service and they've set up the connection with me. Their router ...
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Do we send ack frames in ethernet? if not then how does a router know if its neighbors are down or not?

So first off, do ethernet sends ack frames or not? if it doesn't : then how does a router know whether its neighbors are down or not? if it does : then is it cumulative ack with an ack timer or one ...
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If there's no response to the ARP request, will the host send to its default gateway?

Host A and B are on the same subnet. A sends ARP request(s) asking for B's MAC. For whatever reason, B doesn't respond. Will A either: Give up -- it can't reach B Send the packet to the default ...
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Configuring the NAT 1:1 rules with pfsense

I have two pfsense. One pfsense is on 192.168.0.1 and another pfsense is on 192.168.20.1. Basically I have installed 20.1 pfsense on one machine 192.168.0.180 which is in the network of 0.1 pfsense, ...
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Does each VLAN need a dedicated uplink port?

I am designing a network consisting of close 60 ports, via a managed switch. I intend to deploy multiple VLANs: one for servers, one for desktops, one for guests, etc. I intend to use the firewall ...
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Configuring IPsec VPN and TTL

I have two sites, each using their own firewall. Once a Cisco Meraki, another a Cisco ASA. The two sites use IPsec to establish a VPN tunnel. The Question: If each of the two sites have different ...
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Problem routing multiple switches and 1 router

I am having trouble routing between 2 switches and 1 router. My network diagram is below. I currently have both switches trunked to ports fa 0/0 and 0/1 of the router. I created sub interfaces on ...
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Routing beetween two hosts [closed]

In a virtual network, I have two hosts,let's call : A and B with ip addresses of 10.0.0.1 and 10.0.0.4. Beetween the hosts there is a router with two different network cards,and two different ip ...
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vPC with HSRP strange arp issue

I have following scenario with vPC and HSRP (version 1) configuration. I am seeing very strange issue, my host configured for bond + vlan and my bonding mode is active-backup, I have only VLAN 100 ...
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Connecting to subnets with IPSec VPN, how to route?

I set up a site-to-site VPN between two TP-Link routers, following the instructions here: https://www.tp-link.com/ae/faq-380.html . The VPN is based on IPSec. Now both routers say that the IPSec ...
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Even ips pinging but odd ips not pinging

We have following network, and i have multiple host connected to TOR switches configured with public IPs. We have HSRP running on vPC switches. interface Vlan100 description *** Public VLAN *** ...
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If routing protocol in physical routers in SDN network?

In SDN network, there are control and data planes. I want to know if routing protocol runs in routers in data transfer plane? If that,there is no difference with tradition network. Or the routing ...
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SSH into device attached to another router [closed]

I saw this questionwhich looks kind of related, but I'm not sure as the answers are too confusing. Basically, I want to SSH into my Raspberry Pi from my laptop. Eventually I want to have the Pi ...
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BGP source base routing question

This question is little convoluted to explain but i will try my best, I have following scenario. I have one ISP and i am getting 2x40G drops which you can see in diagram Link-A and Link-B (Both ...